Icflix Inks Deal with Zain Bahrain

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icflix LogoDUBAI, UAE: PRNewswire: ICFLIX the Middle East and North Africa’s leading Internet streaming service, is expanding its digital footprint in the Kingdom of Bahrain with the announcement of a strategic partnership with Zain Bahrain, a leading telecoms operator focused on innovation in customer experience.

Zain Bahrain prepaid and postpaid customers will be able to enjoy the ICFLIX library of content for a monthly fee of BD 3 that will also include a one-month free trial or a weekly plan of only BD 1 and a daily plan of BD 0.4

Customers will also be able to enjoy the benefit of the simple one-click registration process. This will enable customers to sign-up via a simple click, to create a more seamless experience.

“This partnership will give Zain Bahrain customers a value-for-money entertainment experience,” said ICFLIX founder and CEO, Carlos Tibi. “We will ensure the customers receive the best of ICFLIX content with ease and uncompromising quality whether it’s at home or on the go on their smart phones or tablets,” he further added.

Zain Bahrain customers will be able to enjoy original ICFLIX productions, from Arabia’s first teen female superhero animated series, Dunia, to the latest popular Jazwood TV series and hit movies including Qalb Al AsadGiran Al Saad and Tattah, alongside Award-winning Hollywood movies such as Lone SurvivorGrace of Monaco and Need for Speed.

“We are very pleased to be announcing this important strategic partnership with ICFLIX,” Zain Bahrain Marketing Director, Roland Loetscher said. “With its focus on customer experience, Zain Bahrain tends to be first-to-market with unique digital lifestyle offerings that provide customers with high quality content. We are certain our customers will enjoy having on-demand access to such a large selection of content via their smart devices, making for a richer and more enjoyable digital experience.”

ICFLIX provides many titles available in high-definition and Dolby® Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound where available.

ICFLIX provides its users with access to its Jazwood (Arabic), Hollywood and Bollywood content, including the largest library of Arabic movies and shows available online. Additionally, subtitles and alternative audio options are available for a majority of the content, making it accessible for French, Arabic and English speakers.

About ICFLIX:

ICFLIX media FZ LLC was established in Dubai in 2012. The company provides its members with convenient access to Hollywood, Bollywood and Jazwood (Arabic) content. It is the first subscription-based online streaming service of its kind and offers movies, TV series, cartoons, and documentaries. The service is currently available on over 12000 different mobile and fixed Internet enabled devices including PCs, Macs, smart phones, tablets, smart TVs and gaming consoles. Aside from its UAE headquarters, ICFLIX has offices in MoroccoEgypt and Czech Republic.

About Zain Bahrain:

Zain Bahrain, a telecommunications industry innovator focused on enhancing customer experience, was awarded a mobile telecom license on 22 April, 2003 and commenced commercial operations on 28 December 2003. The operation promptly placed Bahrain on the world telecom map through the introduction of many mobile technology innovations that continue to this day with nationwide high-speed 4G LTE services being offered through the Kingdom’s most advanced mobile network. Zain Bahrain, listed on the Bahrain Bourse (Ticker: ZAINBH), is part of Zain Group, a leading telecommunications operator across the Middle East and Africa, which provides mobile voice and data services to over 45 million active customers. With a commercial presence in eight countries, Zain operates in KuwaitBahrainIraqJordanSaudi ArabiaSudan and South Sudan. In Lebanon, the Group manages ‘touch’ on behalf of the government. In Morocco, Zain has a 15.5% stake in ‘INWI’, through a joint venture.